EarthSong Lodge - Denali's Natural Retreat
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... friend Jo for Christmas .... $8,400 bahahahahahahahaha. We ended up at Lynx pizza pub for dinner, where we shared a medium pizza ... We should have ordered small as it was HUGE. I got the giggles when I went to the loo as the door was so close to the toilet seat that when sitting, my feet stuck out under the door and my head hit the back of the door. We shivered back to the comfort of our room for a fairly early night ready for the big day ahead.
Denali Lodge and the whole of ...
... is rough and stiff riding, until weighted down, then the ride seems to smooth out. Gorda seems to handle the weight better than the driver. The shock holds up nicely.
We arrive at our destination, town of Healy, population ca. 900, mid-afternoon. We have rooms in the White Moose Lodge, where we unload the bikes, grab sandwiches from a local deli for our early-morning bus tour into Denali, and head to dinner at the 49th State brewery, a local favorite.
Today we said good bye to Talkeetna after breakfast and got back on our bus for the drive to Denali National Part. It's our last day with our driver Jeff. We stopped at 229 Parks restaurant and picked up our gourmet box lunch. Once we got to The park we were able to eat before boarding the bus to Kantiahna Roadhouse. The roadhouse lodge is our last ...
We scrambled to get to the park in time for the 9:30 bus but, although we made it, there were no spare seats, and it looked like we might have to wait around until the 11am bus. Luckily, at the very last minute, there were some cancellations and we scored three standby tickets, so they were away.
The three of them headed off for Toklat River where they did a big walk for an hour or so, then hopped back on the bus ...
... along the road than about the bus that pulled up and stopped to take a look while we were watching. At this point I think we can say that we've seen and done virtually everything we hoped to, even despite some periods of dicey weather. Monday / Tuesday will be a a loooooong trip home, starting with a nearly full day in Denali and Anchorage, then a midnight flight to Denver and ...